Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs
Native Plants and Seeds
Here you will find mail-order garden companies that deal primarily in North American native
plants. If you don't find what you're looking for here, you could try the Wildflowers category,
keeping in mind that "wildflowers" doesn't always mean they are native to your area.
Last Update: February 17, 2013
***February 17 - High Country Gardens is back in business***
***February 2 - Added Nebraska Statewide Arboretum***
722 6th Con Rd.
Walsingham, Ontario, Canada N0E 1X0
519-586-2603, Fax 519-586-2447
Wildflowers, grasses, water plants, trees and shrubs for all types of garden habitats. All plants from seed collected in
AGUA FRIA NURSERY INC
1409 Agua Fria St.
Santa Fe NM 87501-3507
505-983-4831, FAX 505-983-3593
Plants for the Southwest; wildflowers, shrubs, herbs plus other perennials suited for the garden. Hundreds of
penstemons. Free catalog. As of 11/01, the web site with Agua Fria's name on it does NOT reflect their catalog; they
apparently sold it to Etera, and I do not include it here.
8410 Harpers Ferry Rd
Springwater NY 14560
Nursery propagated native perennials. Free list. Does not ship to Canada.
BAMERT SEED CO.
1897 CR 1018
Muleshoe, TX 79347
800-262-9892, 806-272-5506, Fax:806-272-3114
Prairie grasses - some rare; legumes, and other forbs for habitat restoration and wildlife conservation. Wildflower
and pasture blends. Min order 10 lbs of seed.
BEDROCK SEED BANK
Sangudo Alberta Canada T0E 2A0
Seeds for open-pollinated plants both native and non-native, mostly ornamentals, a few herbs. Wildflowers, grasses,
perennials. Seeds only, ships to Canada only. No print catalog.
BLUESTEM PRAIRIE NURSERY
13197 E. 13th Road
Prairie plants/seeds. Free catalog
BOEHLKE'S WOODLAND GARDENS
5890 Wausaukee Rd
West Bend,WI 53095
Woodland wild plants. $1.00 catalog
Swan Valley, ID 83449
Looks like they specialize in prairie and pasture grass seed, a couple wildflower varieties. Used to be Winterfeld
Ranch. No info on pricing or ordering available on website, you'll need to write or call.
917 Hwy 88
775-746-3681, Fax 775-746-1701
Native grasses, drought tolerant grasses, trees and shrubs, wildflowers. Call for current pricing.
51563 Range Rd 212A
Sherwood Park AB T8G 1B1
Seeds of native wildflowers, grasses, trees, shrubs, and perennials for Zone 3. Seeds from Alaska and the Yukon.
DEAN SWIFT SEED CO.
P.O. Box B
Jaroso, CO 81138
Sells in pounds, wholesale only. Wildflower and conifer seed, adapted to western climates.
Price: $$ to $$$
P.O. Box 23
Morristown, AZ 85342
P.O. Box 1227
Native/exotic plants. $2.00
ELK MOUNTAIN NURSERY
P.O. Box 599
Asheville NC 28802
Cat $2. Specializing in native plants for the Eastern U.S. No seeds. E-mail requests to firstname.lastname@example.org
P.O. Box P, 201 Boundary Lane
St. Michaels MD 21663
410-745-9620, Fax 410-745-3517
Non-profit wetland restoration organization with a plant list of about 100 wetland plants. Ships plants or seeds.
5380 Township Rd 143 NE
Somerset OH 43783
740-743-1669, Fax 740-743-1644
Native prairie and wetland plants for habitat restoration and landscaping applications. All native to the Midwest
and many native to Ohio.
FAR WEST BULB FARM
14499 Lower Colfax Rd
Grass Valley CA 95945
Very specialized, sells only native California bulbs - alliums, lilies, wild hyacinths - about 30 species or so. Ships only
during the dormant season Sep - Oct. Call or email if you want to order.
FEDER'S PRAIRIE SEED
1740 Industrial Drive
Blue Earth, MN 56013
507-526-3049, Fax: 507-526-3509
Prairie wildflowers and grasses from south central Minnesota. Website is completely non-helpful in identifying what
seeds they sell or how to buy them; you'll have to call (as of Feb 06).
FLAGSTAFF NATIVE PLANT AND SEED
400 E. Butler Ave
Flagstaff AZ 86001
520-773-9406 or 520-214-7351
Sells SW Native plants and an extensive list of SW native seed. Will try to find unusual varieties. Call for catalog
FORT POND NATIVE PLANTS
P.O.Box 2072, 26 S. Embassy Street
Montauk, NY 11954
631-668-6452, FAX 631-668-6439
A selection of ornamental plants - perennials, ferns, vines - along with woody natives of the eastern US.
FROSTY HOLLOW ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION
Langley, WA 98260
Wild collected PNW native plant seeds. They are mostly a service for ecological restoration but can send a seed list
for a SASE. Email email@example.com.
GARDENS OF THE BLUE RIDGE
9056 Pittman Gap Rd, P.O. Box 10
Pineola, NC 28662
828-733-2417, Fax 828-733-8894
Specialize in native Southeast woodland plants, trees and shrubs.Descriptions and some photos. Cat $3
GREAT BASIN NATIVES
75 West 300
Holden UT 84636
435-795-2303, Fax 435-795-9111
Native plants from the Great Basin. Trees & shrubs, wildflowers - nice penstemon selection - and some grasses. Free
print catalog. US shipping only, and no shipping to several western states.
GREAT BASIN SEED CO
P.O. Box 335070
North Las Vegas, NV 89033
Seeds of desert plants - mesquite, desert marigold, desert willow, etc. Free catalog.
P.O. Box 1228
North Bend OR 97459
Native perennials and hardy cyclamen. Catalog $1. Email owner Robin Hansen at rhansen @ harborside.com
WALLACE W HANSEN NORTHWEST NATIVE PLANT NURSERY
2158 Bower Ct. SE
Salem OR 97301
503-581-2638, FAX 503-581-9957
Native plants of the northwest including perennials, trees, shrubs, and ferns. Minimum order $40.
HIGH COUNTRY GARDENS
2902 Rufina Street
Santa Fe NM 87507-2929
800- 925-9387, 505-438-3031, Fax 505-438-9552
Drought-tolerant ornamentals, natives, grasses - "western plants for western gardens". Great variety of penstemons, salvias,
thymes and lots more, even for wetter areas. Exclusively plants, ship only to continental U.S. Order online, print catalog available.
J.L. HUDSON, SEEDSMAN
Star Route 2, Box 337
La Honda CA 94040
Catalog $1. Flowers, veggies, books, trees and a special section of seeds from Mexico. All seeds are open-pollinated,
public domain, and he encourages biodiversity. He ships to Canada.
P.O. Box 639
Port Townsend,WA 98368
800-361-9657, 360-385-6114, FAX: 360-385-5760 Specializing in seeds of plants found along the "Inside Passage"
of the northwestern US. Wild-collected except where noted. No minimum order, will ship outside the US. Printed
price list is available.
1878 Old Mission Drive
Harper's Ferry IA 52146-7231
Wildflower and native grass seeds, container plants.
708 Roosevelt Road
Walkerton, IN 46574
574-586-3400, Fax 574-586-3446
Native seed mixes and single species for prairie and wetland restoration, tree and shrub saplings, and plugs.
Company also offers services related to restoration projects. Possible to order seeds & plants online.
KESTER'S WILD GAME FOOD NURSERIES
PO Box 516
Omro, WI 54963
Natives. Cat $3. Specialist in species favored for food and cover by game animals - seed for native and other grasses,
some crops, some aquatic plants.
KINNICKINNIC NATIVES PLANT NURSERY
235 State Road 65
River Falls, WI 54022
715-425-7605, Fax 715-425-0214
Specializes in native local perennials, North American prairie, for landscapes (prairie, woodland, wetland) and
gardens. Free print catalog but very limited area shipping area - WI, MN, IA, IL, IN, MI, ND, and SD.
LAFAYETTE HOME NURSERY
Rr 1 Box 1-A
Prairie plants. Free catalog/list
2323 Copeland Rd, Route 1 Box 162
Native flowering shrubs. $2.00
1465 North Pascal St
St Paul,MN 55108-2337
Prairie/cultivated flowers/grasses. $1.00
P.O. Box 407
Bolinas, CA 94924
415-868-9407, Fax 415-868-2592
Seeds for the western landscape. Many will thrive under dry conditions. Pamphlets on growing native plants are
also available. Printed catalog $2.50.
LAS PILITAS NURSERY
3232 Las Pilitas Road
Santa Margarita, CA 93453
California native plants - a lot of them. Many species. Print catalog discontinued. Companion web site has native
plant selector for Californians.
LIVE OAK NURSERY
P.O. Box 815
Knights Ferry, CA 95361
Native tree/shrub seedlings. Free catalog/list
LIVING PRAIRIE MUSEUM
2795 Ness Ave.
Winnipeg, MB R3J 3S4
Seeds for prairie lily, prairie crocus, purple coneflower, prairie wildflower mixture and others. $1
MAIL ORDER NATIVES
P.O. Box 9366
Lee, FL 32059
Native plants for the southeastern U.S. Azaleas, oaks, maples, perennials, shrubs, vines, etc. Catalog $2
2055 Polly Sprout Road
Marion, NC 28752
828-738-8300, Fax 828-738-8131
Natives, perennial wildflowers, hardy ferns, ornamental trees and shrubs, hardy bulbs, etc. Possible to order online,
print catalog available. Was We-du Nursery.
Price: $$ - $$$
MICHIGAN WILDFLOWER FARM
11770 Cutler Rd
Portland MI 48875-9452
517-647-6010, Fax 517-647-6072
Michigan native wildflower and grass seed. No catalog available on-line, just basic contact and planting info.
MISSOURI WILDFLOWERS NURSERY
9814 Pleasant Hill Rd.
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-496-3492, Fax 573-496-3003
Free catalog. Perennials native to Missouri and the Midwest, both seeds and plants. Trees & shrubs, vines,
groundcovers, grasses, more.
MORNING SKY GREENERY
44804 East Highway 28
Morris, MN 56267
320-795-6234, Fax: 320-795-6234
Wildflowers and grasses, trees and shrubs, all from the prairies of the upper Midwest. Sells both plants and seed.
Possible to order online.
MT TAHOMA NURSERY
28111 112th Ave East
Rock garden and alpine plants, small shrubs, dwarf conifers. Excellent selection of primulas. $2.00
NATIVE AMERICAN SEED
127 North 16th Street
Junction, TX 76849
800-728-4043, FAX 800-728-3943
Wildflower & native grass seed in packet size to bulk quantities, lots of it suited to Texas bioregions. Possible to
West TX trees, shrubs, wildflowers. $1.00
THE NATIVE PLANT NURSERY
P.O. Box 7841
Ann Arbor, MI
As you might guess, native plants. Michigan native grasses, perennials, and wildflowers from wild-collected seed.
NATIVE SEEDS/ SEARCH
526 N. 4th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85711
520-622-5561, Fax: 520-622-5591
Seeds used by Southwestern Native Americans. Some very interesting vegetable seed. Print catalog $1.00
NATIVE SEEDS, INC.
14590 Triadelphia Mill Rd.
Dayton, MD 21306
Native and naturalized wildflower seed, primarily for the Northeast. packets ($1.00) or pounds. Sells 29 varieties
only, plus regional seed mixes. Free 8-page catalog includes descriptions, no pictures.
THE NATURAL GARDEN
38W443 Highway 64
St. Charles, IL 60175
708-584-0150 FAX 708-584-0150
Native Illinois plants.
NEARLY NATIVE NURSERY
776 McBride Road
Fayetteville GA 30215
770-460-6284, Fax: 770-460-7050
Native shrubs, trees and perennials for the Southeastern US plus other plants suited for the area. Nice selection of
ferns, palms, azaleas and rhodos, ornamental trees. Order form available online, ships everywhere in the US.
NEBRASKA STATEWIDE ARBORETUM - NEW!
PO Box 830964
Lincoln NE 68583
The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum carries "native plants, prairie plants, and well-adjusted exotics" - perennials,
trees & shrubs, grasses. Nice selection of oaks (quercus), viburnum, more . Order online, no print catalog, ships to
NESTA PRAIRIE PERENNIALS
1O19 Miller Rd.
Kalamazoo MI 49001
Greenhouse propagated native perennials and wildflowers. Retail/wholesale plugs.
NEW MEXICO DESERT GARDEN
10231 Belnap NW
Albuquerque NM 87114
NORTHWEST NATIVE SEED
915 Davis Pl South
Native plants/wildflowers; will collect on request although they're not always successful. Lots of interesting stuff
and an informative catalog. Catalog $1.00
1365 Watford Circle
Chipley, FL 32428
Southeast native trees, shrubs, perennials, vines and groundcovers; exotics suitable for the Southeast. Free print
catalog; a more detailed catalog for $3.
OHIO PRAIRIE NURSERY
P.O. Box 174
Hiram OH 44234
330-569-3380, Fax 330-569-7090
Seed for native prairie plants (flowers and grasses), mixes and single species. Mixes geared specifically to Ohio
habitats. Order online or fill out order form and mail, don't see print catalog.
PACIFIC COAST SEED CO
533 Hawthorne Place
Livermore, CA 94551
925-373-4417, Fax 925-373-6855
California grass and wildflower seed, as well as specialty seed collection services. Wholesale only.
PACIFIC RIM NATIVE PLANTS
43359 Hillkeep Place
Chilliwack, BC Canada V2R 4A4
Native and uncommon bulbs, ferns, trees & shrubs, alpine plants, perennials, orchids, epimediums. Pacific
Northwest natives. Some rare plants. Ships internationally. Email them with your wants; minimum order $50
2385 SE Thompson St
Corvallis OR 97333
PLANTS OF THE SOUTHWEST
Rt. 6, Box 11A
Santa Fe, NM 87501
800-788-7333, 505-471-2212, Fax 505-438-8800
Wildflowers, shrubs, trees, natives and heirlooms for a desert climate. Full range of chili peppers. Catalog $3.50. No
info on Canadian shipping.
PLANTS OF THE WILD
PO Box 866
Tekoa WA 99033
509-284-2848, Fax 509-284-6464
Native plants and ornamentals. Mostly trees and shrubs, but also wildflowers and grasses. Seed catalog separate. No
info on Canadian shipment.
PLANTS TO GO
PO Box 493908
Redding, CA 96049
530-474-3240, Fax 530-474-4790
Perennials, shrubs, and some herbs plus California native plants. Not a huge selection but some nice plants
nonetheless. Ships throughout the US.
RR4 Box 55
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 3A4
Seeds and plants of wilflowers and native prairie grasses, books. $2
PRAIRIE FRONTIER WILDFLOWER & PRAIRIE GRASS SEED
Street Address Unknown
Waukesha WI 53189
Wildflowers and prairie grasses. Some cultivated varieties too.
Argyle, MB R0C 0B0
204-467-9371, fax 204-467-5004
Seeds for prairie restoration - grasses and wildflowers for sun and shade, says all locally collected native Manitoba
seed. Order form available on website.
PRAIRIE MOON NURSERY
32115 Prairie Lane
Winona, MN 55987
Native seed and plants for various types of situations and climates, in small and large quantities. Informative
website has a plant suggestion capability. Order online or request print catalog. Ships to continental US, seeds only
P.O. Box 306, W5875 Dyke Ave
Westfield, WI 53964 USA
800-476-9453 , FAX 608-296-2741
Natives. Catalog contains good information about establishing prairie and meadows. They also provide numerous
native grasses. Seeds, plants, books. Ships only seed to Canada
Price: $$ to $$$
PO Box 327
Princeton, MN 55371
763-389-4342, Fax: 763-389-4346
Specializes in restoration projects but does sell some "do-it-yourself" kits of native wildflower seed. Don't see any
ordering info on their web site, probably need to call.
RAINIER SEEDS INC.
P.O. Box 1064, 1404 4th Street
Davenport, WA 99122
800-828-8873, 509-725-1235, Fax 509-725-7015
150 varieties of native seeds. Cool and warm season native grasses. Native shrub, tree, legumes and wildflower
seed. Catalog upon request.
10 S. Holland Sylvania Rd
Toledo OH 43615
Lady slipper orchids (cypripediums), hybrids and native species. Flask propogated and wild rescues. Possible to
order online, US shipping only, no print catalog.
ROLLING ACRES NATIVE LANDSCAPE NURSERY
2513 Humpty Dumpty Rd
Reedsville WI 54230
Native midwestern-ish trees, shrubs, grasses and wildflowers. Not an extensive selection but some good choices,
prices are reasonable. Landscape design for their local area.
P.O. Box 96
Freedom, CA 95019
Seeds for a Mediterranean type of climate, grown in central California. Native plants plus a number of others -
excellent selection of salvias. Ships everywhere. Printed seed list available.
SHARP BROTHERS SEED CO
202 S. Sycamore
800-462-8483, 620-398-2231, Fax 620-398-2220
Pasture grasses, lawn grass, forages and natives, Midwest native forbs and wildflowers. Most sold by the pound.
Possible to order online; doesn't look like they offer a print catalog anymore.
SHOOTING STAR NURSERY
444 Bates Rd
Frankfort KY 40601
502-223-1679, Fax 502-227-5700
Native plants and wildflowers. Over 200 spp. of nursery-grown forest, prairie, and wetland plants and seeds. Listed
as a source for Bottle Gentian. Descriptive catalog $2.00.
SIERRA SEED SUPPLY
358 Williams Valley Rd
Greenville CA 95947
Wild-collected seeds: conifers, hardwoods, wildflowers of northern Sierra Mountains in California. Sell by the gram,
ounce or pound. Seed lists free.
SOUTHWESTERN NATIVE SEEDS
Tucson, AZ 85703
Wild-collected seeds: yuccas, penstemons, etc. Seeds are divided into desert, mountain, and tropical.
SPANGLE CREEK LABS
21950 County Road 445
Bovey, MN 55709
Lab-grown cypripediums (lady slipper orchids). They do not collect from the wild. Min order 5 plants, print out
order form or call. Printed species list available for SASE. US shipping only.
STOCK SEED FARM
28008 Mill Rd
402-867-3771 FAX 402-867-2442
Native prairie grasses and wildflowers. Sold in pkts or in bulk, individually or mixes. Grasses in 1lb pkg. Free
catalog, helpful web site.
174 Golden Lane
Andersonville, TN 37705
800-272-7396 , Fax 865-494-7086
Eastern wildflowers, natives, ferns, shrubs, and some perennials. All plants nursery propagated. Minimum order
$20; will not ship to most of the western US. Free print catalog or order online.
906 NW Corporate Dr.
Troutdale, OR 97060
888-214-7333, 503-241-7333, Fax 503-491-0279
Grass, trees, shrubs, wildflower seeds for wide variety of habitat restoration, forage, and cover crops. Some wetland
plants, some herb and flower seed for ornamental gardens. Possible to order online or print catalog available.
330 Carlile Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81004
Plants for the intermountain/high desert climate of the American west. Lots of introductions from all over the
world, some rare. Plenty of xeric types, plants for rock gardens. Fill out order form onsite and mail, don't see print
SWEET BRIAR NURSERY
48-B FM 2271
Belton, TX 76513
Seeds for native Texas wildflowers, trees, shrubs and grasses. Good idea to contact them first for availability. Order
form available on website, probably no print catalog.
TAYLOR CREEK RESTORATION NURSERIES
P.O. Box 256
Brodhead, WI 53520 USA
608-897-8641, Fax 608-897-8486
Native plants and seeds.
THEODORE PAYNE FOUNDATION
10459 Tuxford Street
Sun Valley, CA 91352
California natives. No plant mail order, seeds only - mixes and individual plants. Books and CDs about native plants.
Theodore Payne nursery is an exceptional resource for Californians interested in their native plants. Possible to
Price: $$ to $$$
TURNER SEED CO
211 County Road 151
800-722-8616, FAX 254-559-5024
Seed for wild and turf grasses, for attracting wildlife and grazing. Also native wildflower seed, looks like mostly for
the plains states. All sold by the pound. No info on how to order, looks like you'll need to call and ask.
VERMONT LADYSLIPPER COMPANY
56 Leduc Road
New Haven VT 05472-1000
Laboratory propagated species Cypripediums (lady slipper orchids). Two plant minimum order, will ship
internationally. No print catalog. Email or write for ordering details.
WA YA NURSERY & TREE FARM
11095 Canada Road
Tuckasegee NC 28783
Plants native to western North Carolina - different species of native rhododendrons and ericacias. No wild collecting.
WESTERN NATIVE SEED
P.O. Box 188
Coaldale CO 81222
719-942-3935 FAX 719-942-3605
Seeds for wildflowers, grasses, wetland plants, trees and shrubs native to the Rocky Mountains, western Great
Plains, and adjacent areas. Selection of specialized mixes. Order online or request a free printed price list (no pix).
WILD ABOUT FLOWERS
P.O. Box 1257
Turner Valley, AB Canada T0L 2A0
Specializes in native wildflowers and grasses of the Alberta, Canada region. Seed mixes and wildflower plugs
available. Order form on website, no print catalog mentioned. Looks like Canadian shipping only.
WILD EARTH NATIVE PLANT NURSERY
P.O. Box 7258
Freehold NJ 07728
Propagated wildflowers, ferns, grasses. Descriptive catalog $2.00, refundable.
WILD ORCHID COMPANY
P.O. Box 164
Carversville PA 18913-0164
215-297-5053, Fax: 215-297-0578
Hardy perennial orchids - calanthes, cypripediums (lady slipper orchids), bletillas, others. Order online, no print
catalog. US shipping only.
P.O. Box 27751
Tempe, AZ 85285
Southwest wildflowers/native plants. Free catalog/list
Schomberg ON Canada L0G 1T0
Nursery grown native North American wildflowers and grasses, both plants and seeds.
WILDTHINGS RESCUE NURSERY
209 Brundige Road
Valley Falls, NY, 12185
Rare, variegated, shade and woodland plants - goodly number of unusual stuff plus some of the tried and true.
Plants grown on site and hardy in upstate NY, there are some tropical varieties for indoor plants. Possible to submit
order online, looks like US shipping only. Probably no print catalog.
1128 Colleton Ave.
Aiken, SC 29801
Specializing in East Coast native plants for zones 7-9. Also has many exotic plants, bamboo, ferns, yuccas, tea. (Cat
Prices: $$ - $$$
3216 West CR 850 North
Lizton IN 46140
866-766-8367, FAX 317-994-5494
Native trees and shrubs for restoration, conservation, and ornamental planting - oaks, dogwood, alder, more.
Possible to order online.
YUCCA DO NURSERY
P.O. Box 907
Hempstead TX 77445
979-826-4580, Fax 979-826-4571
Hardy and not so hardy palms, agaves, yuccas, rain lilies, high altitude Mexican species of different genera,
drought-tolerant. Print catalog $3.
Copyright C. Johnson 2000-2013. All rights reserved. All ratings are opinions. No claims are made as to the accuracy of any of this